Microsoft Should be VERY Afraid - Noob's Guide to Linux Gaming

  • Published: 09 April 2019
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Comments • 12 359

  • Benjamin Harvey
    Benjamin Harvey  1 hours back

    Dude know Linux. What’s the state of steam OS these days?

    • Jordan Hendrickson
      Jordan Hendrickson  11 hours back

      Damn I love these segues to ads on LTT. lol

      • cjtron
        cjtron  11 hours back

        I like UBUNTU in my soup, wanna stir? its hot, its Pop_os!

        • Marcus Aurelius
          Marcus Aurelius  15 hours back

          Great recommendation for Pop!_OS. Anthony knows his stuff

          • Paul Blake
            Paul Blake  21 hours back

            Use POP!!! It is awesome!!

            • Sapan Reddy
              Sapan Reddy  24 hours back

              Anthony: "Microsoft Should be VERY"
              (makes a video on Linux)

              Microsoft stops everything they're doing and the first thing they did is go out and buy Linux forever!!
              Damn this video costed billions dude!

              • E L
                E L  1 days back

                No need for POP OS, Xubuntu 19.10 does it all with XFCE 4.14. I'm getting this after having tried and mostly liked AntiX, but the problem with Debian is not only is it older tech, but it just don't mix well with Ubuntu repos potentially leading to unstable system. I had a bug in the system where it would not allow to copy past 1% of the file, so stupid, even after I do a full format, and re-write the file...this is why it pays to stay with a purest (Ubuntu) and official flavour because it's because its saner to deal with a bit of bloat, then to build up a system and deal with all the configuration and bugs along the way; just don't have the patience or time for that, and it also takes precedence over security either know how to defend your system or you don't.

                • Toasty Toast
                  Toasty Toast  2 days back


                  • IHasNoLife Productions

                    Can we please get Manjaro as the most popular Linux distro plz?

                    We need some unification happening in the Linux environment and it's a good alternative to Windows for beginners

                    • Pieter Van Der Walt
                      Pieter Van Der Walt  2 days back

                      LTT have an awesome staff and love there videos a lot keap up the good work

                      • Logan Jones
                        Logan Jones  2 days back

                        I fought Raspbian for 3 days to get a working bootable USB stick for Ubuntu, and then, as its installing, I see this video saying I should be using something else. Smh, fml.

                        • WizardNumberNext
                          WizardNumberNext  2 days back

                          That is weird sentence
                          Microsoft is actively writing Linux Kernel for at least last 15 years
                          Why they should be scared of what they support?

                          • fanticniklas
                            fanticniklas  23 hours back

                            they dont get paid by people using the linux kernel they get paid by people using windows

                        • SirBeardy
                          SirBeardy  3 days back

                          only 8%

                          • emlo40 the cringe boi
                            emlo40 the cringe boi  3 days back

                            when i still used linux i had manually set up everything and there wasn't even proton but it was fun too get wine too run fallout new vegas it worked amazingly

                            • who8myfish
                              who8myfish  3 days back

                              Even though gaming on Linux still sucks I appreciate you making these videos.
                              You're doing the lords work.

                              • betão Alves
                                betão Alves  3 days back

                                Guys I'm sorry, but I have to share.
                                Shadow of the Tomb Raider Definitive Edition - coming to macOS and Linux on 5 November. #linuxgames #L2G #steamlinux

                                • ZoommaiR
                                  ZoommaiR  4 days back

                                  Not a Linux noob, but liking and commenting to show support. Would love to see more Linux videos!

                                  • defconxomega
                                    defconxomega  4 days back

                                    How come every Linux guy looks like this...?

                                    • Nodak81
                                      Nodak81  5 days back

                                      I *always* have hardware driver issues with Linux.

                                    • klozzx11
                                      klozzx11  5 days back

                                      went several times to linux since 1996, was fun expirience trying around, until now (2019) ,went full on Manjaro Linux, everything, like everything works out of the box, almoust all of my favorite games like Quake1,2/Doom,Teleglitch,SupCom-FAF,RUST,DUSK,SQUAD,InsurgencySS, etc etc etc... it just runs with "Steamplay" "RXDVK" "LUTRIS" "PROTON"

                                      • Starlesslemon
                                        Starlesslemon  6 days back

                                        The question not answered, why would I play on Linux over Windows?

                                        • Vrihaspati Tiwari
                                          Vrihaspati Tiwari  11 hours back


                                        • gilkesisking
                                          gilkesisking  5 days back

                                          It plays a lot of Windows native games faster than Windows ( but not all ) native Linux games using openGL or vulkan are considerably faster/better performing than the Windows version. You're NOT running Windows.

                                      • YogiJogi HK
                                        YogiJogi HK  6 days back

                                        Anthony is awesome.

                                        • JRB VLOG
                                          JRB VLOG  6 days back

                                          Anthony's awesome brain!!

                                          • SteveTheGamingCat Meow

                                            Linux is growing

                                            • Julien Chabanon
                                              Julien Chabanon  7 days back

                                              Anthony is the BEST! Awesome video, well written and full of useful informations! And thanks for supporting Linux <3

                                              • Tony Lester
                                                Tony Lester  7 days back

                                                Once you figure out Linux you never go back to Windows BS. I will tell you a story you probably heard before. I prepared for a month for a presentation in front of a University Board. A Powerpoint on my new Windows 8 computer. You can all guess what happened, right in the middle of Powerpoint - YES, a force upgrade.It never even gave a chance. Luckily I had my presentation on a USB drive, and someone lent me a MAC. The same night I formatted the hard drive with Fedora. Now I run Ubuntu and I use all open source software. BTW, need more convincing, in Microsoft mind you are a paying subscriber, not an owner. You don't own anything on your machine according to them. Read the TOS on all your software from Microsoft. They rent it for your use, yet they are no liable for blue screen, hackings, or any other crab they put you through.

                                                • John Albert Papa
                                                  John Albert Papa  1 weeks back

                                                  Does it mean that Pop OS is dedicated for the people who primarily wants to play online rather than Arch Manjaro?

                                                  • Gabriel Desimone
                                                    Gabriel Desimone  1 weeks back

                                                    I've been using Manjaro for working purposes (software development) by more than a year. Giving a weekly upgrade and never breaks things, instead work better than first day. So in practice I've broke Ubuntu do many times than Manjaro. Don't be across to give it a try

                                                    • coldstatic
                                                      coldstatic  1 weeks back

                                                      No shade, but left guy looks exactly how I imagine a typical Linux user to look like.

                                                      • coldstatic
                                                        coldstatic  5 days back

                                                        @OtterGauze Yup, and I totally I get that. I mean I have used Linux in the past myself (and still do, just not as my main OS).

                                                      • OtterGauze
                                                        OtterGauze  5 days back

                                                        I don't blame you considering the fact that a lot of OG linux users typically fall into that stereotype, but honestly anyone can use it nowadays and it's so much easier to just jump into as a - dare I say it - normie.

                                                    • Vorlost Zurab
                                                      Vorlost Zurab  1 weeks back

                                                      Lol, i am using debian... I am so confused..I thought it was popular too until you didnt talk about it ...

                                                      • Amir MH
                                                        Amir MH  1 weeks back

                                                        OMG this idiot again. I really hate that guy that doesn't wear the LTT shirt. He a total fucking useless jackass.

                                                        • LunarControl
                                                          LunarControl  1 weeks back

                                                          Great video 👍👍

                                                          • Eli Pepper
                                                            Eli Pepper  1 weeks back

                                                            Nvidia focusing on Linux drivers, doesn't apply when your gpu hasn't gotten a driver update in 6 years lmao. I personally like everything about Linux but the drivers.

                                                            • See Gotcha
                                                              See Gotcha  1 weeks back

                                                              one native bypasser for windows apps ,then linux will rise.

                                                              • Leon Do
                                                                Leon Do  1 weeks back

                                                                Anthony "yes, but not really"

                                                                • O Programador Astuto
                                                                  O Programador Astuto  1 weeks back

                                                                  I don't think linux will be the NEXT GAMING OS.
                                                                  See the community (me included). Everything should be, at least, opensource to have some support from it and you don't know, but there are a literally a war against NVIDIA because of it's SHITTIEST and closed source drivers and common user don't want to have to be involved on this thing. And, because of some lack of standards (MOSTLY because NVIDIA), it's a pretty mess to develop and distribute if is not opensource. Take Wayland as example: Wayland is a protocol created to be a better X11 (the standard window and graphics server, gives the graphics part to linux). Wayland is better in every fucking aspect, but the caveat is just the drivers should implement the GBM technology to work. Intel and AMD drivers have this implemented and works just fine and have support from community from being opensource, so every change is a matter of hours to be implemented. NVIDIA, on the otherhand, is closed, so you cannot change and have support, and THIS FUCKING SHIT GIVES ZERO FUCKS ABOUT GBM AND DON'T WANT TO IMPLEMENT, instead, they tried to push EGLStreams technology. Result? We had to implement two Waylands, one for everyone else, and one for NVIDIA. :D

                                                                  • Arafath Shafin
                                                                    Arafath Shafin  1 weeks back

                                                                    big brain time

                                                                    • David Spencer
                                                                      David Spencer  1 weeks back

                                                                      Linux has been my one and only desktop OS since 2000. This video is STOOPUD!

                                                                      • fanticniklas
                                                                        fanticniklas  23 hours back

                                                                        linux isnt an os its a kernel what you are reffering to is actually gnu/linux or as ive recently started calling it GNU+Linux

                                                                        Why is this video stupid though

                                                                    • Daniel Sawyer
                                                                      Daniel Sawyer  1 weeks back

                                                                      God, that guy is one fat fuck.

                                                                      • the__charlyy
                                                                        the__charlyy  1 weeks back

                                                                        i know 0 about linux and the insane amount of distros, but what about SteamOS?

                                                                        • Daniel Sawyer
                                                                          Daniel Sawyer  1 weeks back

                                                                          I dont appreciate all the mansplaining in this video, it offends me! This is 2019, I dont need Linux fucking mansplained to me!!!!!!!!!! AHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! IM A FEMINIST!!!!!!!!!!!!!

                                                                          • fanticniklas
                                                                            fanticniklas  9 hours back

                                                                            @Daniel Sawyer ok boomer

                                                                          • Daniel Sawyer
                                                                            Daniel Sawyer  16 hours back

                                                                            @fanticniklas derp dee derp called, they want their derpa derp back, deeeeerrrrppppp

                                                                          • fanticniklas
                                                                            fanticniklas  23 hours back

                                                                            2016 called they want their jokes back

                                                                        • IAN 4000
                                                                          IAN 4000  2 weeks back

                                                                          It would be so badass if Linux replaced Windows as the most popular home operating system.

                                                                          • Scotty Svensson
                                                                            Scotty Svensson  2 weeks back

                                                                            Linux? Future gaming? Hahahaha 🤣 Linux suxx future gaming is cloud stop being fanboy 😏

                                                                            • Scotty Svensson
                                                                              Scotty Svensson  22 hours back

                                                                              @fanticniklas lol linux marketshare only %0.8 🤨

                                                                            • fanticniklas
                                                                              fanticniklas  22 hours back

                                                                              @Scotty Svensson thats a very very very small Cloud compared to the rest of the internet and im pretty sure that these are just windows vms running under a linux hypervisor

                                                                            • Scotty Svensson
                                                                              Scotty Svensson  23 hours back

                                                                              @fanticniklas have u heard about Xcloud 🤨

                                                                            • fanticniklas
                                                                              fanticniklas  23 hours back

                                                                              99% of all clouds are being run on linux

                                                                          • Xogroroth666
                                                                            Xogroroth666  2 weeks back

                                                                            I fail to get why games do not add Linux compatibility with added on needed software to run it from a scratch Linux?
                                                                            Bloody morons...

                                                                            • Ardissa Puji Susanto
                                                                              Ardissa Puji Susanto  2 weeks back

                                                                              Waiting for macro keyboard GUI software on linux..

                                                                              • Markus R.
                                                                                Markus R.  2 weeks back

                                                                                Know i know whys Anthony so big, his whole body is filled with brain.

                                                                                • cjtron
                                                                                  cjtron  11 hours back

                                                                                  @Markus R. or maybe you wanted to feed him some Ubuntu Pop OS

                                                                                • Markus R.
                                                                                  Markus R.  2 days back

                                                                                  @Mr Pi nope, my english is not the best, dont know what i have edit, maybe a wrong written word.

                                                                                • Mr Pi
                                                                                  Mr Pi  2 days back

                                                                                  Did you edit the comment to cover up a nasty joke?

                                                                              • Jon Sandell
                                                                                Jon Sandell  2 weeks back

                                                                                Well done nice concise and clearly stated

                                                                                • frost
                                                                                  frost  2 weeks back

                                                                                  I predict there is going to be sh*t ton of jobs regarding costumizations and general work with RISC-V and Linux. There is huge change of era happening.